Huriot — Occupational Therapist (PT-Hackensack) at Hackensack Meridian Health

Occupational Therapist (PT-Hackensack)

Hackensack Meridian Health

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Overview How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system. The Occupational Therapist provides occupational therapy services to individuals and their families in a team relationship with other health care providers in a setting that is designated by the department. Responsibilities A day in the life of an Occupational Therapist at Hackensack Meridian includes: Performs all functions associated with the evaluation patients for all age group within the department's responsibility. Completes all documentation required within the regarded timeline according to department. Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.) This process includes communicating with the patient, parent and/or primary caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational, literacy, etc.). Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies. Qualifications Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Graduation from an accredited occupational therapy school. One to two years of clinical experience, within the past five years in an inpatient facility or home health agency. Licenses and Certifications Required: Occupational Therapist License.

Hackensack Meridian Health provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

  • Published on: Mar 03, 2023
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Hackensack, New Jersey
  • Salary: negotiable
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